Stories from my life

March 2017

I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars!

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I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved Dateline: February 8, 1986 11:30a.m. Location: 6849 N. Vanscoy Ave, Van Nuys Arleigh McCree McCree, 46, and Ball, 43, both suffered massive shrapnel wounds in the blast, which blew a hole in the roof of the attached [...]

I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars!2021-08-25T00:32:44-07:00

I Found My Hat!

2021-08-25T00:33:53-07:00

I Found My Hat! by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved. Sometimes we hold on to an item because it embraces a special remembrance. Welcome to Small Town America Ord, Nebraska Population: 2200 1.66 square miles Not exactly a tourist mecca, Ord is located in the center of the state. In 1985 it [...]

I Found My Hat!2021-08-25T00:33:53-07:00

February 2017

Rodney King Cop Beating Trial Sidebar

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Rodney King Cop Beating Trial – Sidebar What goes around, comes around by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com What do the following items have in common? Rodney King Michael P. Stone KDFM-FM, Walnut Creek, CA Traffic Court Los Angeles Riots, April 29, 1992 Marc Curtis (me) This is a story about paths that cross.  I’m [...]

Rodney King Cop Beating Trial Sidebar2021-08-25T00:34:56-07:00

Subway Vigilante Bernie Goetz Encounter in New York City

2021-08-25T00:36:29-07:00

In the "Odd Adventures in Life" department... Subway Vigilante Bernie Goetz Many of you will remember the "Subway Vigilante Bernie Goetz" case in NYC back in '84. Bernard Goetz had just been released on bail after shooting several attackers on the subway. I had a meeting with my NY partners at Broadcast News Service. [...]

Subway Vigilante Bernie Goetz Encounter in New York City2021-08-25T00:36:29-07:00

Billionaire Boys Club Untold Story of Ron Levin

2021-08-25T00:41:42-07:00

BILLIONAIRE BOYS CLUB – SIDEBAR The untold story of Ron Levin, allegedly murdered by Joe Hunt’s notorious scam investment group. by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved Do a “Google” for Billionaire Boys Club and you’ll get nearly 1 million results.  The story gained worldwide attention when ‘Joe Hunt, [...]

Billionaire Boys Club Untold Story of Ron Levin2021-08-25T00:41:42-07:00

July 2016

United Vintners San Francisco

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United Vintners of San Francisco Inglenook Vintages Italian Swiss Colony Heublein Cocktails Why write about a troubled, defunct company?  The history of wine in the USA is part of the history of me, Marc Curtis.  United Vintners of San Francisco has its roots in the depths of [...]

United Vintners San Francisco2021-08-25T00:46:09-07:00

PBS Documentary Films

2021-08-25T00:52:24-07:00

PBS Documentary Films Robert Drew LA Champions Shootout on Imperial Hwy In 1984 I received a call from documentary producer, Robert Drew.  I shot several award winning PBS Documentary Films for the Frontline series with him, including: || Warnings From Gangland (1984-85) A Los Angeles gang attacks a [...]

PBS Documentary Films2021-08-25T00:52:24-07:00

Ernest Hemingway

2021-08-25T00:56:28-07:00

Ernest Hemingway Ernest Hemingway Home Ernest Hemingway Living Room Ernest Hemingway Stamp Two days in Ketchum, Idaho with Jack and Angela Hemingway was one of those "pinch me, I must be dreaming" adventures. We were there to interview Jack for the upcoming release of the Hemingway line of [...]

Ernest Hemingway2021-08-25T00:56:28-07:00

Kashgar China: Pearl of the Silk Road

2021-08-25T00:57:34-07:00

Kashgar China The ancient city of Kashgar is the Western Gateway to China at the intersection of the Northern and Southern Silk Road Trade Route. The Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is home to 47 ethnic groups, most notably the Uyghur Muslims. In "The Travels of Marco Polo" he writes: Kashgar was once a kingdom, but [...]

Kashgar China: Pearl of the Silk Road2021-08-25T00:57:34-07:00

June 2016

Altamont Concert 1969

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Atlamont Concert 1969 The Altamont Concert 1969 Everyone has heard about Woodstock, but surprisingly few people have heard about the Rolling Stones free concert tht closed out the 60's as a "bad trip." The Stones presented an all-star lineup of the biggest names in Rock Music. But, the 'love, joy, peace' of Woodstock wasn't [...]

Altamont Concert 19692021-08-25T00:58:55-07:00
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